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The Quater Whisky by OnlineGatha
Price: Free! Words: 5,110. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
There and then, I poured insipid salt out of my bony sockets onto my cheeks. He seemed numb, numb towards my cravings, dumb towards my unsaid words which I tried whispering in his ears. He pushed me away saying,” I don’t want to loose a person like you just by mere dating you.”
William Shakespeare's "King Lear": A Retelling in Prose by David Bruce
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,040. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
This is an easy-to-read retelling of William Shakespeare's "King Lear." People who read it first will find the original much easier to read and understand.
William Shakespeare's "The Winter's Tale": A Retelling in Prose by David Bruce
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,400. Language: American English. Published: April 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
This is an easy-to-read version of William Shakespeare's romance "The Winter's Tale." People who read this retelling first will find Shakespeare's play easier to read and understand.
Men Who Wear Nail Polish – The Equality Revolution by Eero Tarik
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,360. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
This short ten minute play by prolific writer, Eero Tarik, looks at the perceptions we have in regard to gender stereotyping. Should men wear nail polish in the 21st century? And if not, why not? A good laugh on the way to work...
Life - Robots by Eero Tarik
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,670. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Science fiction » General
A short ten minute play that looks at the automation of jobs and the worker's perspective. Read it on the way to work, just don't laugh too much. Eero Tarik is one of the world's most prolific short story writers as well as being a playwright and music artist.
Les Voix du Corps Anthologie by Corinne Tisserand-Simon
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 16,670. Language: French. Published: December 13, 2014. Categories: Plays » European / French, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Cette anthologie réunit trois textes autour du corps et de la voix. Poétique du Petit corps, Petite Musique du Corps et Petit Cri Cherche Petit Corps.Il ya un souffle qui circule dans ces pages. Cette anthologie est une respiration sonore. C'est un livre d'air et de chair. On y trouvera le cheminement d'une parole primale, d'un cri poétique, d'une vie qui trouve son réceptacle et le quitte.
Fembot Wars - Susan's Diary by Eero Tarik
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,450. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This is the third title in the series, Fembot Wars, it is written as a play for dramatic effect. Susan, the Fembot God, is reflecting on progress after the war against the humans. The humans are now gone, the planet Earth in ruins. Susan is confused, troubled by the idea that she may be judged poorly by the future.She drifts in and out of conversations with herself, the fembots and unknown others.
Life - the supermarket by Eero Tarik
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
A short ten minute play featuring a couple in a supermarket. This play may be performed by educational and amateur groups. It is a great read on the way to work.
Out of Place by Tangea Tansley
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,360. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
When, finally, Dana Novotny turns her back on her own career to join her husband Dekker on a company camp in Saudi Arabia, she smothers her apprehension with the conviction that she is doing the right thing. Out of Place is an intense psychological drama about trying to live up to expectations – a story of the intimate lives of ordinary people, their passions, secrets and all-too-human frailties.
I Lift Up My Eyes by Jane Bwye
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,020. Language: British English. Published: October 6, 2014 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
A raw story of hope and love, which addresses real life emotions and hits compromise head on. “Do I do the right thing, or do I live while I still can?” Ann is faced with a dilemma as she grapples with her sense of duty towards her ailing husband, Robert. She finds calm while walking in the hills of Sussex, but wrestles with her conscience when she enjoys the company of a stranger, Duncan.
Rising To The Surface by Lily Trezevant
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,860. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
The heartfelt and richly allusive story of a woman gradually learning to live again after a devastating loss. Following the death of her youngest son in a motorbike accident, Maria is cast into a dark featureless world where familiar and established boundaries have been wiped out.
The Frost and the Sunshine by M. A. McRae
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 141,770. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays(5.00 from 1 review)
Shuki goes in search of the family of his birth, lost so many years ago. He finds Mwai and he finds Saif, his brothers. There is also Meriam, his niece, who urgently needs a new home. This is the fourth and final of the Shuki Series – the story of a modern day eunuch.
Killing Houston by Dealey Ford
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,120. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014 by J. C. Bass. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
While on his final tour in Iraq, U.S. Marine Nick Kacey witnesses a fellow soldier murder a young boy in cold blood. When the military turns a blind eye, it seems that the killer is going to get away unpunished. But Nick can't let him. He just...can't. Nick takes it upon himself to set things straight. A life for a life. The only question is, what will it cost him?
A Way Back to Life by Mark Phillips
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,720. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Historical » USA
After the death of his wife, Edwin Goodeve withdraws from life. Facebook and the internet fill his day until he realizes that he knows more about his Facebook "friends" than he does his own neighbors. Pressured by his editor, Edwin decides to write about five neighbors and learn about their lives. As he does, he begins to reconnect to humanity and find his own way back to life.
Two Worlds by Mark Phillips
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,260. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Bill Conners is suffering from the new American dream. His job has been shipped overseas and he finds himself overqualified for the menial, minimum-wage jobs that are available. Davis Jefferson is part of the one-percent. Rich, successful and the man who put Bill out of job. When both men fall gravely ill, Davis makes Bill an unbelievable proposition and Bill has a difficult decision.
Magdalena's Song by Pat Mattaini Mestern
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 96,130. Language: Canadian English. Published: September 16, 2014 by Canterbury House. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
The story of a village suddenly wakened from years of apathy and restraint. 1947, a year of transition, the war is over, the world has changed, people are restless, relationships are strained. Men have returned from the war physically and mentally exhausted. During thirteen days in the autumn of 1947, a mysterious Count proves there is common sense, integrity, and harmony in the midst of chaos.
Black Denim Lit #7: A Suitable Poison by Black Denim Lit
Series: Black Denim Lit Monthly. Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 37,230. Language: American English. Published: September 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Black Denim Lit #7 "A Suitable Poison": Black Denim Lit is a monthly journal of fiction available on the web and on all eReaders for free through BDLit.com. This month Christopher T. Garry edits together 140 pages of bold, intriguing new fiction from Robert Stiles, Tiffany Michelle Brown, Rhoads Brazos, John Dromey, Kate Morrow, Scott Blankenship, Sean Monaghan, Linda Boroff